Ganesh Chaturthi 2019 | How and Why Ganesh Chaturthi is Celebrated
Ganesh Chaturthi 2019 | How and Why Ganesh Chaturthi is Celebrated: Hello everyone, Your favorite festival has come. Yes! Ganeshotsav is starting on 2nd September 2019. Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the biggest festivals in India. Specially in Maharashtra Ganeshotsav is a very big and important festival. On the occasion of this Ganeshotsav, we are providing here Ganesh Chaturthi 2019 Wishes, Quotes, Images Download for free.
Ganeshotsav has a very important place in Hindu Festivals. In my opinion, there is no such festival where thousands and lacs of people gather together to celebrate festival. Also, it is important that the Ganesh festival celebrated in almost each and every home, each and every society, every local area, Gali, and town.
Why Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated?
Ganesh or Ganpati is one of the great god Hindu Religion. Here are the Significance and Importance of Ganesh Chaturthi.
Historical story says when ok Parvati Devi made a child from clay as a security guard. When she was not there Bhagwan Shankar thought he is somebody else and he cut Ganesh head with his power.
But when Parvati came then she cried and demand to make Ganesh alive again. The Shankar told to bring the head of any animal. Bhangwan Shankar’s student who’s name was Gan bought ahead of an elephant. and Bhagwan Shankar make Ganesha alive by fixing the head of an elephant.
That day was Chaturthi, that is forth day after Purnima. Therefore Ganesh Chaturthi Celebrated on this day.
So this is why Ganesh Chaturthi Celebrated.
How Ganesh Chaturthi Celebrated?
Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated across India. It is also celebrated worldwide as Indians are present worldwide.
Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated by Installing Ganesh idols or statue at homes. This statue worshiped for 10 days and then dissolve into the water.
People get very excited for the celebration of Ganeshotsav. They decorate their homes like believing God Ganesha is coming to their home as a guest.
Ganesh festival used to celebrate privately only in homes. But on appeal of freedom fighter, Lokmanya tilak people started celebrating Ganeshotsav publically.
The main reason for starting public Ganeshotsav was to unite people against British.
Nowadays Ganeshotsav celebrated in each and every society, colony, local area.
People from local area come together and form Mandal. Then people decorate madap beautifully. And install god Ganesh statue in Mandap.
The Decorations made by Mandals is always the point of attraction. Especially in Cities like Mumbai and Pune, Ganesh Madal decorations are very beautiful. People from other states also come to see these Decorations.
Most Popular Ganpati Mandals to watch Decoration are
Dagdusheth Halwai Ganpati, Pune
Lalbagcha Raja Ganpati, Mumbai
Every years Bollywood celebrity also visit Lalbagcha Raja to take blessings from Lord Ganesha.
So this is How Ganesh Chaturthi Celebrated.